Engraving

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1700-1733

GUSN

GUSN-5357

Description

Decoupaged black and white engraving on canvas stretched over wooden frame; Baroque interior scene with Henry the VIII, Anne Bullen, and probably Sir Thomas More; canvas around engraving painted to appear like and actual frame, brown graining and thin yellow lines to replace inlay.

Details

Descriptive Terms

engravings (prints)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Baroque
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Northern Baroque
PICTURE

Inscription

""Design'd & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth; King Henry the Eighth, & Anna Bullen!"" Label/tag on back ""E.W.M.l""

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

People and Organizations

Henry VIII

Maker

Hogarth, William, 1697-1764 (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England; England

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

25.375 x 21.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.708